Fresno Superior Court

We represent 263 workers at Fresno Superior Courts (Units 6 & 15)

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Court Lobby Day on May 17

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Chapter News Archive

Court Voluntary Furlough Program FY 2017/2018 Frequently Asked Questions
Answers to FAQ, click here:Fresno Courts Voluntary Furlough Program FY 20172018 FAQ

Governor’s 2017-18 Judicial Branch Budget Proposal Released Jan. 10
The Governor’s proposed fiscal year 2017-2018 budget was released January 10, 2017.  To review the proposal, click here: Judicial Council of California 2017-18 Budget Update (PDF)

Labor Management Survey – Take the Survey online at:
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Breaking News

Better Valley Health Survey for 521 Members
A Health Survey for SEIU members in the San Joaquin Valley (Fresno County, Tulare County, Kings County, City of Hanford, Kings Superior Courts, Fresno Superior Courts, First Student Chapter, Student Transportation of America, Tulare City of Wasco-Kern)
The San Joaquin Valley is a challenging environment for health and healthcare. As union members, we are at the forefront of working to improve quality-of-life standards for our communities, but as workers we face our own personal health-related issues. This brief survey is designed as the first step to help assess how workers feel about their health/health care coverage and identify wellness programs that could promote better health outcomes.
Take the survey now!

Chapter Meetings & Events

General Membership Meeting

Thursday, May 18, Noon – 1 p.m.: This meeting has been CANCELLED! 
Superior Courts-Dept. 54, 1100 Van Ness Ave., Fresno

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Chapter News

Members win PERB Ruling on ULP: PERB Ruling (PDF)
Click here to read the entire ULP: Fresno Superior Courts PERB Ruling (PDF)

Fresno Court Newsletter March 2017

Click here to view newsletter:  Fresno Courts Chapter Newsletter March 2017 (PDF)

In this issue:

  • President’s Message by Stacy Obel-Jorgensen
  • Unplanned Absences: School Visits
  • Membership Meeting March 16
  • Members win PERB ruling on ULP

Read the news article about the closing of the all the courtouses outside of the city of Fresno.

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Chapter Leadership

Courts Leadership
President – Stacy Obel-Jorgensen
Unit 6 Vice President – Barbara Graves
Unit 15 Vice President – Mary Martinusen
Chief Steward – Vera Coots
Secretary/Treasurer – Lucy Saucedo

Shop Stewards
Barbara Graves
Natalie Kesterson-Kjar

Chapter Contract(s)

Fresno Superior Court Bylaws (PDF)
Fresno Superior Courts Unit 6 MOU 9.30.16 – 9.30.18 (PDF)
Fresno Superior Courts Unit 15 MOU 9.30.16 – 9.30.18 (PDF)

Chapter News Archive

Fresno Courts Chapter Newsletter March 2017 (PDF)
FSC Meeting 2.16.17
FSC Court Reporters Meeting Flyer 2.8.17
FSC, Contract Ratification Vote Results Flyer 10.5.16 (PDF)Fact Sheet (PDF)
FC Member to Member Flyer
FSC August Newsletter 8.9.16 (PDF)
FSC Meeting Flyer 10.20.16
Fresno Courts Bargaining Survey July 2016 (PDF)
Court Workers Solidarity Day 5.25.16
Court Update March 2016
Fresno Courts Meeting Flyer 5.19.16 (PDF)
FSC Meeting Flyer 3.17.16
FSC, Leadership Nomination Flyer 2.18.16 (PDF)



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